Do you remember when the collection was going to finish at issue 70? Well now we’re past issue 80 and the collection is being extended again – now by ten to 130! I’ve got no complaints as it’s been great fun receiving my models each month so I’m happy to know there will be another […]Read more "The Collection Expands"
The Class-J is a classic atomic-age space ship that looks quite out of place amongst the more sophisticated ships of Star Trek, even those of the TOS era. It is absurdly simple in shape and design – a pleasing boat like shape with gentle curves with bent, angular struts that support rather primitive looking nacelles. There […]Read more "Class J Starship"
Well we had the Enterprise E’s Cousteau three issues ago, now it’s time for Voyager’s Aeroshuttle, its equivalent of the Captain’s Yacht. In fact the runabout-like ship was designed with an emphasis on atmospheric flight, but like most auxiliary craft it is warp capable. Now we never got to see it in action in Voyager […]Read more "Aeroshuttle"
Today Startrek.com has posted an update on the six latest models. There are ships here we’ve been expecting for a while plus a wildcard. 85: Federation Holoship, from Insurrection. Discussed occasionally on Twitter and Facebook so not a big surprise 86: Gorn Ship, from TOS, remastered. Again, we knew this was due. 87: UTS Aeon, from […]Read more "Issue 85 to 90 News"
We haven’t seen a Romulan ship in the collection for quite some time, nearly a year in fact. Looking back at my past reviews reminded me that I should point out that you can access a list of all the reviews dating back to August 2013 by clicking the ‘burger’/menu button in the top right […]Read more "Romulan Shuttle"
The Baxial is Neelix’s sturdy little ship, stored away in a shuttlebay aboard Voyager. The ship was rarely used over the next seven years, until Neelix left Voyager at the end of Season Seven. Now this is non-canon but according to Memory Alpha the Baxial is a Talaxian Drexia class freighter. I think it’s not […]Read more "Baxial"
Hooray! We final get a glimpse of the Enterprise J model, something I’ve been looking forward to for a very long time. No news yet of what the issue number is, but I imagine it’ll be out in the UK some point this year. Thanks to Ben Robinson for this, who posted it on his […]Read more "Collection News: Enterprise J"